PTI Brings New European Cinema to the 2015 Cannes Film Market

PTI Brings New European Cinema to the 2015 Cannes Film Market Picture Tree International presents advance market premieres of ADAMA and THE MIDWIFE and introduces upcomings including MAMMAL, A HEAVY HEART and EGON SCHIELE biopic Berlin, 5 May 2015 – Picture Tree International (PTI) is getting ready for Marché du Film (13 – 22 May 2015) where the Berlin-based world sales and production company will be presenting a number of recently completed titles from across the continent. Having its market premiere on home turf, poetic French animation tale ADAMA by Simon Rouby takes viewers of all ages on a young boy’s adventurous journey from his African village to the trenches of WWI. Antti J. Jokinen’s Lapland-set THE MIDWIFE (KÄTILÖ) tells a passionate love story between a Finnish midwife and a Nazi officer in the last months of WWII. Dieter Berner’s biopic EGON SCHIELE (in pre-production) shines a light on a young man’s life in early 20th-century Austria and his relationship with women – a young man who became one of the most outstanding painters of his time. Rebecca Daly’s MAMMAL (in post-production) starring Academy Award nominee Rachel Griffiths is a compelling and unorthodox love story about a woman grieving her son and the relationship she develops with a homeless youth. MAMMAL is produced by FASTNET’s Macdara Kelleher (“Strangerland”). In A HEAVY HEART (HERBERT; in post-production), Student Academy Award winner Thomas Stuber tells the touching story of a lone wolf who takes a long time to find the meaning of his fading life...

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